San Diego's Best In Organic Produce
& Customer Service

Everyone can shop, Anyone can join!

Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Market is a member-owned vegetarian food co-op that has been serving the community since 1972. Originally a worker's collective, the cooperative has grown to include 6,000 feet of retail space and more than 13,500 member/owners. The Co-op offers an extensive selection of organic produce, grocery, dairy, and bulk foods and herbs, as well as vitamins and homeopathics, cruelty-free bodycare, and aromatherapy products. Enjoy a full service award winning deli featuring a delicious selection of home-style vegetarian and vegan entrees, salads, sandwiches, freshly prepared baked goods, desserts, and more! At People's, San Diego's only customer-owned grocery store, we specialize in products that are organic, wholesome, minimally processed, vegetarian and environmentally safe.

April News

2016 Co-op Board of Directors' Election
March 1 – April 2, 2 p.m

Decide the future of the Co-op with your vote! One owner, one vote. Each March and April, we ask owners to take a little extra time to act on their Co-op ownership and vote. Just as buying food at People's Co-op helps keep you healthy, casting your ballot keeps the Co-op healthy. Please see the March 2016 Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Market News for complete details and ballot. Ballots are also available at the Co-op's Customer Service Desk.

Earth Day at People's!
Friday, April 22nd
Stop by the Co-op on Friday, April 22 and help us celebrate Earth Day. People's will be raffling off two pedal-powered bicycles; no fossil fuels required! No purchase is necessary and all shoppers are invited to enter the bicycle raffle. Additionally, member-owners of People's will receive 10% off on 40 oz. and 64 oz. Kleen Kanteen® water bottles!  
Next Board Meeting
Monday, April 18, 6 p.m.


  • Outreach & Education Committee
    Chair, Andi Briceno
    Meeting: April 11, 5:30 p.m.
  • Planning Committee
    Chair, Stephanie Mood
    Meeting: April 11, 6:30 p.m.
  • Finance Committee
    Chair, Steve Myrick
    Meeting: April 11, 7 p.m.

Meetings are held in the Co-op's Community Room.

We accept
Beacon Award